#Women4Multilateralism is a project initiated by the Delegation of
the European Union and the Permanent Mission of Gabon in Geneva

#Women4Multilateralism is a project initiated by the Delegation of the European Union and the Permanent Mission of Gabon in Geneva

Princess Sabeeka Bint Ibrahim Al-Khalifa

Bahrain

Advancing the political and economic situation of women

Princess Sabeeka Bint Ibrahim Al-Khalifa, wife of the King of Bahrain, has since the 1960s been engaged in the economic advancement of families with limited incomes or special needs. She is President of the Bahraini Supreme Council for Women and created in collaboration with UN Women a global award for women’s empowerment. She also advocates internationally for women serving as a critical partner in peace negotiations.

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